The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 41 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 5 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.46% 1.81% 2.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.21% 5.03% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 11
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,001
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £25,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £61,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
96 159 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 28.07% 35.97% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 83 92 209
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,750 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MCSE
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Middlesex region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Middlesex

MCSE
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSE across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

MCSE Salary Histogram in Middlesex

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE.

1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
5 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) OOP
5 6 (40.00%) OO
5 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (40.00%) C#
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) .NET
5 6 (40.00%) XML
5 6 (40.00%) XSLT
5 6 (40.00%) W3C
5 6 (40.00%) Workflow
5 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 6 (40.00%) VMware
5 6 (40.00%) Ajax
5 6 (40.00%) MCPD
5 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 6 (40.00%) WCF
5 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (13.33%) GroupWise
4 1 (6.67%) Site Server
4 1 (6.67%) Apache
4 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) Wireless
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) SMTP
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (13.33%) FTP
3 2 (13.33%) HTTP
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) German Language
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
1 3 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Design Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) XML
2 6 (40.00%) XSLT
2 6 (40.00%) Ajax
2 6 (40.00%) WCF
2 6 (40.00%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) W3C
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) Firmware
3 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (13.33%) NetWare
5 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) SUSE
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) OOP
1 6 (40.00%) OO
1 6 (40.00%) Workflow
1 6 (40.00%) Scrum
1 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (40.00%) System Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (40.00%) MCPD
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) MCSA
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (20.00%) A+ Certification
4 3 (20.00%) CCNA
4 3 (20.00%) MCP
5 2 (13.33%) CCNP
5 2 (13.33%) MCITP
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (6.67%) Sun Certification
6 1 (6.67%) MCSD
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Novell eDirectory
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) ARCserve
1 2 (13.33%) ZENworks
1 2 (13.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) Novell
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) Sun
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle